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Raisin Startup Buys MHB3

Fintech Startup Raisin Buys MHB Bank

Banks today are looking to either invest in, partner with, or simply buy fintech startups with great market prospects. Startups do not, typically, buy banks. But Open Banking fintech  Raisin has...
Standard Chartered Venture Fintech Bridge

Standard Chartered’s VC arm creates Fintech Bridge

SC Ventures announced their opening of SC Ventures Fintech Bridge to facilitate connectivity between startups and the business acumen stored in Standard Chartered's investors and internal departments. According to their website, The Fintech...

A new fund drive for DIFC Hive

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has unveiled a $10 million fintech fund for start-ups in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). According to Essa Kazim, governor at DIFC, the approximate size...

What Happened in Banking: Week 11

North America: $251 billion of “Unrealized Losses” on Securities Investments in 2018North America: Goldman Sachs Says in New York Filing It's Cutting 65 Jobs 'quite small'Africa: How digital banking can backfire for African banksAsia: HSBC...

What Happened in Fintech: Week 11

Partnership cements Crypto-friendly Nasdaq “Let this be a warning to digital currency exchange providers: if you fail to comply with your obligations, your actions will not go unnoticed.”  Sberbank adds machine learning-based search...

Re:Work AI Summit

The RE•WORK Deep Learning in Finance Summit is back in London on March 19th and 20th. With confirmed speakers from Visa, Google Cloud, Monzo, UBS, J.P Morgan and more, it is not...

Rabo Ventures ready to expand

The Netherland’s second largest banking and financial services firm has recently announced a  £69.9 million injection into their venture fund arm Rabo Frontier Ventures, bringing their fund to a total value of...
Digital Traffic

CitiDirect unveils BE® Digital Onboarding 

Customer onboarding has changed significantly in the past decade, with many firms unveiling intuitive and simple programs inspired by the customer service quality seen in pure tech firms.  Joining their ranks...

Money 20/20 creates Rise Up Programme

On Women's Day this year, Money20/20 Europe is opening applications for its trailblazing Rise Up, a programme designed to empower the next generation of women in financial services leadership. Launched in partnership...

Coinfirm Brings Transparency and Trust to Crypto

Coinfirm is the world's leading provider of anti-money laundering (AML) risk assessment products and services, offering a variety of off-the-shelf and tailored AML products for companies and financial institutions operating in...